Welcome Friends of the Portland Library

The Friends of the Portland Library proudly support and promote the Portland Library by informing town residents of resources and services the Library provides; by securing materials and sponsoring special projects for the Library; and, by encouraging donations to enhance cultural and educational opportunities afforded to the residents of Portland through the Library.

 Books for Babies

It’s never too early for children to learn the joy of books!  The Friends want to give every new Portland baby a free “Books for Babies” kit.  Each kit contains:

                    Touch and Feel Board Book                    

Baby’s First Library Card

Books for Babies brochure with Reading Tips

Raising a Reader, Raising a Writer brochure

Babies Love Books: a Guide for Grown-ups brochure

Bookmark with Reading Tips

 

To receive a free “Books for Babies” kit, please contact Marilyn at atwmsw@sbcglobal.net

Books for the Beach Sale

Book Sale at the Portland Library

July 2 - July 27

Books for adults, teens and children

Paperbacks $.50 per book

Hardcover $1.00 per book

Trade paperback $1.00 per book

Fiction, mystery, large print removed from Library collection $.50 per book



Next Read & Recycle Collection

Saturday, September 29, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Portland Library - Mary Flood Room

FPL welcomes donations of gently-used books, DVDs,

CDs, puzzles and games.

 

2018 Membership Drive in Progress

Please support the Portland Library by joining the FPL or renewing your membership.

 

 FPL's Annual Fall Book Sale 

October 19 - 21, 2018

Thank you to the many volunteers and book sale patrons who helped make last year's sale such a success.  

 

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